Hunt & Palmer appoints Farquharson as director of business development

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed June 4, 2018 15:55

Hunt & Palmer appoints Farquharson as director of business development

Hunt & Palmer have appointed Karen Farquharson as Director of Business Development.

Paul McCluskey, Vice President of Commercial Aviation stated “We’re delighted Karen has chosen to join Hunt & Palmer. She is a leading light in the US charter airline industry and we have long admired her professionalism, outstanding client development skills and her advocacy for exceptional service, ethical best practices and education in the travel industry.

Her ethos matches our own and she will illuminate our marque across all travel industry segments”.

Farquharson brings over 20 years of charter airline experience including her most recent role in senior management with XTRA Airways. After a successful career in retail management, Farquharson joined Miami Air International initially as a Flight Attendant and Purser before being promoted to senior VIP In-Flight Coordinator handling some of the airline’s most high profile and demanding clientele. She was then tapped to become the global face of Miami Air, serving as Marketing Manager and representing the company globally. During her airline career Karen gained expertise in every facet of airline operations, sales, marketing and product delivery.

Farquharson is also renowned within the travel industry as an advocate and leader having long been an active participant of FICP, MPI and many prestigious industry associations. She is a Past-President of Site (Society for Incentive Travel Excellence) Florida & Caribbean chapter.

Eleanor Steed
By Eleanor Steed June 4, 2018 15:55